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This category relates to all things to do with recreation in Preston.

How a Pokémon Go gaming community is bringing fun, fitness and friendship to Preston

A Preston Pokemon Go meet up A Pokémon Go group with more than 500 members is bringing fun, fitness and friendship to Preston. Pokémon Go blew up on the gaming scene in 2016, and the augmented […]

2 years ago
New cafe planned for the empty Games Workshop unit

An empty retail unit in the Miller Arcade could open as a cafe if Preston City Council grants approval. An application has been submitted to convert the former Games Workshop […]

2 years ago
Ticket refunds are in the pipeline, says Guild Hall boss

Preston Guild Hall in Lancaster Road Pic: Tony Worrall Customers anxiously awaiting refunds for shows which have been cancelled at the Guild Hall can expect to be refunded in due course, said Simon Rigby. Hundreds of disappointed punters have […]

2 years ago
Review: Ribble Pilot takes a nosedive

Ribble Pilot chicken and chorizo burger This week I took my eldest daughter Beth to the Ribble Pilot as part of Blog Preston’s best and worst restaurants series according to TripAdvisor. Situated on the Preston Docks, […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Fulwood Leisure Centre swimming pools remain closed

Fulwood Leisure Centre in Black Bull Lane Pic: Blog Preston A leisure centre is Preston has now shut its swimming pools ‘until further notice’. Greenwich Leisure Limited who operate Fulwood Leisure Centre says a mechanical fault has forced the closure. […]

2 years ago
Fulwood Leisure Centre forced to close swimming pools due to fault

Fulwood Leisure Centre in Black Bull Lane Pic: Blog Preston Anyone planning a swim has been advised Fulwood Leisure Centre’s swimming pool has been shut. Both the main pool and the teaching pool are out of action. Better Leisure, who […]

2 years ago
May Bank Holiday 5k to take place in Avenham Park

Put through their paces for the Avenham Park 5k A 5k run is coming to Preston city centre but has a new route due to the Old Tram bridge closure. Avenham Park is hosting the University of Central Lancashire’s […]

2 years ago
West View Leisure centre restores hoist for disabled swimmers

The pool at West View One of Preston’s leisure centres has put in a new hoist for disabled swimmers after being criticised on a regional news programme. ITV Granada highlighted in February how the hoist […]

2 years ago
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